Contextualizing effect sizes by examining population, study, and outcome characteristics: Extended investigation using multilevel models and mixtures, Hendricks Brown, University of South Florida

Published: March 5, 2007
Topics:
Abuse, Neglect, Adoption & Foster Care, ACF Performance Plans & Reports, Child Care, Early Head Start, Youth Services, Head Start, Home Visiting, Self-Sufficiency, Welfare & Employment, Strengthening Families, Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood
Projects:
The Application of Effect Sizes in Research on Children and Families: Understanding Impacts on Academic, Emotional Behavioral and Economic Outcomes | Learn more about this project
Types:
Presentations

This presentation examines the variation in impact with effect sizes by describing traditional meta-analyses and what they intend to discover; examining impact with multi-level models and mixtures; and outlining the inherent limits of meta-analyses and reporting the findings.

Last Reviewed: December 5, 2016